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Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014

Nintendo's Future Uncertain Amid Falling Wii U Sales

Nintendo's Future Uncertain Amid Falling Wii U Sales

After posting a projected operating loss for the financial year ending in March and slashing Wii U's annual sales by two thirds, Nintendo's stock fall by a value of 6.2 percent.

Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013

Attack on Club Nintendo Fan Site Compromises 24,000 Accounts

Attack on Club Nintendo Fan Site Compromises 24,000 Accounts

Mass login attacks on the Nintendo fan site Club Nintendo has lead to approximately 24,000 accounts being compromised. Besides login passwords hackers made away with user information such as real names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses.

Monday, 18 Mar 2013

NVIDIA Content to Let AMD Have Console Market

NVIDIA Content to Let AMD Have Console Market

NVIDIA says it's happy to let AMD have control over the console GPU market because it wants to focus on the desktop and mobile market.

Monday, 11 Mar 2013

Game Developer Hacks Donkey Kong for Daughter to Play as Pauline

Game Developer Hacks Donkey Kong for Daughter to Play as Pauline

In Donkey Kong, Mario must rescue Pauline, who is under Donkey Kong's control. But game developer and loving father Mike Mika has hacked the NES ROM of Donkey Kong to allow his daughter to play as Pauline instead of Mario after she asked if she could play as Pauline.

Thursday, 31 Jan 2013

Nintendo Slashes Sales Projection for Wii U

Nintendo Slashes Sales Projection for Wii U

Nintendo has lowered its sales expectations for the new Wii U console. After the holiday period has ended, the gaming company expects sales to taper of more significantly than projected.

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

China May Allow Video Game Consoles Again After Ban in 2000

China May Allow Video Game Consoles Again After Ban in 2000

China might be lifting its ban on gaming consoles, which started in 2000. This could be good news for gaming console vendors who are having difficulty getting into China's vast market officially.

Friday, 21 Dec 2012

Nintendo to Debut TVii Service

Nintendo to Debut TVii Service

Nintendo will be rolling out the TVii service this Thursday in the U.S and Canada.

Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012

Man Uses Android Phone And Nintendo Wii Controllers To Fly Like A Bird

Man Uses Android Phone And Nintendo Wii Controllers To Fly Like A Bird

Mark this one up as the most innovative use of an Android phone to date. Dutch mechanical engineer, Jarno Smeets uses an HTC Wildfire S phone, a pair of Nintendo Wii remotes, and a set of gigantic glider-like wings to take to the heavens, soaring majestically like only a man with 30 feet wings can.

Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011

Nintendo 3DS Gets Firmware Update

Nintendo 3DS Gets Firmware Update

This major update, now available directly via your 3DS console, will enable you to shoot up to ten minutes of 3D video, make stop-motion animations, and more.

Monday, 22 Aug 2011

Serial Number Checker for Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Program

Serial Number Checker for Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Program

3DS owners who picked up the device before Nintendo slashed the price were given a special invitation to its Ambassador Program and now you can check if you have successfully registered with Nintendo's serial number checker.

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